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UD-501 - Dual-Monaural D/A Converter with USB Streaming

UD-501 GETTING STARTED

Windows users

1. Installing a driver software
If you use the UD-501 with a Windows computer, it is essential to install driver software. Please visit download page to download a windows driver software.
2. Installing an audio player
TEAC also provides a high-resolution audio player for Windows.
Please visit download page to download the TEAC HR Audio Player for Windows.

If you have difficulties during download, please refer the "Read me First (Quick Start Guide)" in the download page .

Macintosh users

1. Installing an audio player
If you use the UD-501 with a Macintosh computer, you don't need to install driver software.
TEAC provides a high-resolution audio player for Mac OS.
Please visit download page to download the TEAC HR Audio Player for Mac OS.

If you have difficulties during download, please refer the "Read me First (Quick Start Guide)" in the download page .

Other compatible audio players

You can use the UD-501 with any application that plays audio on your Mac or Windows computer, such as Windows Media Player or Apple iTunes. To play high-resolution audio, however, you will need specialised software. You will also need to install the driver on Windows, available here. (Mac OS X sees the device without a driver.) 

TEAC provides a high resolution audio player for Windows which plays high sample rate files and DSD files, download it here. Other applications for playing DSD files on Mac and Windows computers are:

 

Mac/Windows

Plays high-res PCM?

Plays DSD?

Commercial / freeware

TEAC HR Audio Player

Mac/Win

Yes

Yes

Free

VLC

Mac/Win

Yes

No

Free

XLD

Mac

Yes

No

Free

Audirvana

Mac

Yes

No

Commercial

Pure Music

Mac

Yes

Yes

Commercial

Foobar 2000

Win

Yes

No

Free

Media Monkey

Win

Yes

No

Free

 

Once you have the software to play files, here are some sites that sell DSD and high-sample rate music: 

SuperHiRez

Channel Classics

HD Tracks

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Blue Coast Records

Cybele Records